What does the word baptist mean?

Usage examples for baptist

  1. Many of their ideals and doctrines were closely similar to the teachings of John the Baptist and Jesus. – The Makers and Teachers of Judaism by Charles Foster Kent
  2. 481. " They said, John Baptist hath sent us unto thee." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  3. The Morehouses drove past, then the Elkinses; they went to the Baptist. – The Jonathan Papers by Elisabeth Woodbridge Morris